Graphic Design Intern

  • Job Reference: 177560490-2
  • Date Posted: 1 October 2020
  • Recruiter: Careerlink
  • Location: Valley, Nebraska
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: $0 per
  • Sector: Creative
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

28800 Ida St Valley Nebraska 68

Why Valmont

Welcome to Valmont, where a world of opportunity awaits. When you join our team, you become part of a passionate group dedicated to changing lives and conserving resources around the globe. We want problem solvers who roll up their sleeves to foster progress and innovation for all people. At Valmont, we provide infrastructure, irrigation, tubing and coatings to the world. We strengthen cities. We nourish croplands. We design, manufacture and coat. Our products and services make a difference. Join us, and BUILD YOUR WORLD.

A Brief Summary of This Position: Valmont is looking for a Graphic Design Intern for their Irrigation Division. The Graphic Design Intern is responsible for assisting with graphic design (both print and digital) and photo manipulation/editing. The Graphic Design Intern will focus on delivering high-quality marketing deliverables in the pursuit of strengthening the Valley brand, increasing awareness and generating demand. The Intern will work directly with the Global Valley Marketing team.

Valmont's internship program mission is to provide a hands-on learning experience through project work, leadership development, job shadowing and interaction with senior leadership.

Essential Functions: * Understanding of design principles and ability to ensure visual consistency of the brand across all materials

* Design brochures, flyers, postcards, digital signage, logos and other material within the branding guidelines

* Experience with image editing, compression, file correction and optimization techniques

* Knowledge of specific file types, including which are best to use for production

* Able to take direction and work independently on multiple assigned projects

* Clearly and consistently communicate between internal teams

Required Qualifications of Every Candidate (Education, Experience, Knowledge, Skills and Abilities): * College student pursuing a degree in Graphic Design or related field

* Strong design skills reflected in a current portfolio of school assignments or work product

* Detail oriented with solid organizational skills

* Work both independently and in a collaborative team environment

* Strong verbal and written communication skills

* Motivated individual with a desire to tackle challenging opportunities

* Strong time-management skills with the ability to meet deadlines

* Articulate, strong interpersonal skills, team oriented and personable

* Positive attitude

* Self-starter

* Proficient in Adobe Creative Suite (InDesign, Photoshop and Illustrator)

* Collaborative and creative

* A strong working knowledge of Microsoft Office - Word, PowerPoint and Outlook

Highly Qualified Candidates Will Also Possess These Qualifications: * Experience with HTML and CSS

* Interest in international marketing

* Agriculture/manufacturing experience

Benefits: * Great opportunity to gain career related course work experience from an industry leader

* Paid Internship - Valmont values you

* Potential development into a regular full-time position

* Flexible full-time day shift hours

* A thriving culture in a growing business

* Interactive group activities with intern p